Compliance Question of the Week

How can a member challenge a garnishment of an account that contains a protected payment that was not found during the look back period required under the rules from the Treasury for Garnishment of Accounts Containing Federal Benefits Payments?

NW Chapter to Discuss Economic Trends at February 23rd Meeting

Oregon’s Northwest Chapter of Credit Unions is holding its first meeting of 2011 focusing on how current economic trends will affect credit union operations, and you are invited.

Rockwell Leads Outreach Efforts

In 1988 Kasey Rockwell began her credit union journey as a teller at First Tech Federal Credit Union in Beaverton, Ore., an experience that gave her a solid understanding of the important role credit unions play in the lives of everyday people.

Oregon, Washington Credit Union Chapters Hosting March Events

Two credit union chapters—one in Oregon and one in Washington—are hosting March events you don’t want to miss. And the registration deadline for the Southern Oregon Chapter event is tomorrow, Friday, March 4.

Central Oregon Chapter of Credit Unions Spring Meeting Planned

The Central Oregon Chapter of Credit Unions will hold its spring meeting on Thursday, April 14, at the Comfort Inn, Bend, Ore.

Money$mart Week Set for Oregon, Washington

The Jump$tart Coalitions of Oregon and Washington have set their state Money$mart weeks for April 2-9 and April 23-30, respectively.

FSCC and CU Wireless Make Text Banking Affordable for All

FSCC along with CU Wireless, a CUSO of MaPS Credit Union, Salem, Ore, announced the release of MyCUAnywhere, offering mobile text banking capability to members of all CU Service Centers affiliated credit unions.

Credit Union High School Branches Give Teens Access to Financial Education

Northwest credit unions made it on to a distinguished top-10 list recently for the number of its credit unions operating in-school branches. Ranked seventh and ninth, respectively, Oregon boasts eight credit unions operating branches in 34 schools, while there are nine Washington credit unions operating branch offices in 25 schools across the state.

Chapter Awards Entry Deadline Set for August 6

The state’s credit union chapter presidents and boards should begin preparing to submit their applications to the Washington Credit Union League Chapter Excellence Program to be considered for the 2010 Chapter of the Year.

Heard and Overheard May 17, 2010

Voices of the credit union movement, in Washington and beyond.

Legal Briefs October 1, 2010

Your update of the regulatory landscape.

Legal Briefs February 3, 2011

Your update of the regulatory landscape.